TitleGuardian & Observer staff memoirs
Extent24 items
Creator NameGuardian Newspapers Limited
DescriptionMemoirs written by former members of staff to record the memories of those who have worked for either the Guardian or the Observer.

Staff include Guardian photographer Robert Smithies, award-winning Observer food writer Paul Levy and Betty Jerman, who wrote a Guardian fashion column under the name Clair Wilson in the 1950s.

Topics covered include their interviews to join the papers, the effect of the advancement in technology on newspapers and the coverage of foreign affairs with memoirs from Northern Ireland correspondent Hugo Davenport and foreign correspondent Hella Pick.
Custodial HistoryCollected as part of a project by the Guardian and the Observer to gather material for the archive.
System Of ArrangementAlphabetical by author
Access StatusOpen(part)
Access ConditionsSome parts of the collection remain closed where the author has requested
Related MaterialOral history recordings with Guardian and Observer staff - ref. OHP

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